An assortment of products tested by Lighting Global ©Kellie Jo Brown/Lighting Africa/2012.
An assortment of products tested by Lighting Global ©Kellie Jo Brown/Lighting Africa/2012.

Results from testing according to the Quality Test Method (QTM) are used to determine if a product has met the Lighting Global Quality Standards. These statistics include both pico-products and solar home system kits. Below are statistics of historical testing performed under the Lighting Global program and a list of products previously supported by the program with their own Standardized Specification Sheet, Verification Letter, and listing on the Lighting Global website. Statistics were last updated through December 2019.

Quality Test Method (QTM) Statistics

Number of QTM tests completed 493
Number of products that have met Lighting Global Quality Standards 360
Number of products that met the Standards after receiving feedback from Lighting Global 248

 

Market Check Test Statistics

The Market Check Test Policy is used to re-test products that are already supported by Lighting Global. The market check tests help to protect consumers and distributors by ensuring that products sold in the market continue to perform as reported at program entry.

Number of Products evaluated under the Market Check Test Program 120
Number of Products that maintained status after receiving feedback from Lighting Global and making corrections 38
Number of products whose status was revoked based on results from a Market Check Test evaluation 6

 

Company Statistics

Lighting Global serves to protect consumers by supporting companies to design and manufacture high-quality products. Below are statistics of the number of companies directly served by Lighting Global.

Companies with products tested according to the Lighting Global Quality Assurance framework (ISM and QTM tests) 147
Companies that have had a product meet the Quality Standards to date 97

 

Previously Supported Products

The following table lists products that were previously supported by Lighting Global and affiliate programs, but no longer have Standardized Specifications Sheets included on this website. The main reasons that a particular off-grid energy product may not be included on the website are:

  • The product has not been tested according to the Lighting Global Quality Assurance framework
  • The product has been tested, but did not meet the Lighting Global Quality Standards
  • The product previously met the Standards, but the test results have expired
  • The product previously met the Standards, but company choose to end co-branding agreement
  • The product previously met the Standards, but the company chose to replace the product with a new model
  • The product previously met the Standards by having its own listing, but now meets the Standards through a Product Family
  • The product previously met the Standards, but its status was revoked based on results of a Market Check Test
  • The product previously met the Standards, but its status was revoked due to a court judgement for an intellectual property violation
Manufacturer Product Reason NO LONGER SUPPORTED Date product removed from website
A4&T VOLTZE ESCORT G3 Solar Power Lantern Results expired May 2020
AEG International GoSol Firefly 12 Results expired Jul 2018
All Weather Solar Technology Co. Solar Lantern Results expired Jul 2018
Anji DaSol Solar Energy Science & Technology Co., Ltd. Solar Lamp Results expired Apr 2019
Azuri Technologies, Ltd 10W Quad Solar Home System Results expired Apr 2020
Azuri Technologies, Ltd 15W Quad 600 Results expired and product is no longer in production Jan 2019
Azuri Technologies, Ltd Indigo Duo Solar Home System Results expired Aug 2018
Barefoot Power Connect 600 Results expired May 2018
Barefoot Power Connect 3050 Results expired May 2018
Barefoot Power Connect Systems Results expired May 2018
Barefoot Power Firefly 12 Mobile Results expired. Replaced by Firefly Mobile Gen. 2.5 May 2012
Barefoot Power Firefly / Firefly Mobile Results expired Sep 2016
Barefoot Power Firefly Mini Results expired May 2015
Barefoot Power Go 150 Results expired Apr 2019
Barefoot Power PowaPack 5W Results expired. Replaced by PowaPack 5W Gen. 2.5 Jul 2012
Barefoot Power PowaPack Junior Matrix Gen. 2.5 Results expired Sep 2014
Barefoot Power PowaPack 5W Gen. 2.5 Product no longer marketed Feb 2014
Barefoot Power PowaPack Junior 2.5 W Matrix Results expired. Replaced by PowaPack Junior Matrix Gen. 2.5 Aug 2013
Bettalights (pty) Ltd BettaOne Results expired Jun 2014
Bettalights (pty) Ltd BettaTwo Results expired Jun 2014
Brighterlite L4 Results expired Mar 2018
Bright Products SunBell Results expired Dec 2018
Bright Products SunBell 2.0 Results expired Jan 2020
Bright Products Sun Turtle Results expired May 2020
CAA Communications and Accessories Int GmbH Solar Lantern Results expired Mar 2019
d.light D20 / D20-G Results expired Oct 2018
d.light D34 Results expired. Replaced by D31 Apr 2019
d.light S20 Results expired Jul 2018
d.light S300B Results expired Jul 2018
d.light Kiran Results expired. Replaced by S10 Aug 2012
d.light Nova Results expired. Replaced by S250 May 2012
d.light S1 Replaced by S2 May 2013
d.light S2 Replaced by S3 Aug 2018
d.light S3B Results expired Feb 2019
d.light S10 Replaced by S20 May 2013
d.light S100 Results expired Dec 2019
d.light S250 Replaced by S300 Jul 2014
d.light S50X Family Results expired Apr 2020
d.light S500 Results expired Apr 2020
d.light S501 Results expired Dec 2019
d.light A1 Results expired Nov 2017
d.light X740 Results expired. Still covered by SHS Family Jan 2020
Deutrex 818 Foce/Austa Solar Lamp Results expired Mar 2015
ECCO Elecs Pvt Ltd ECCODiva 118 Results expired Sep 2015
ECCO Elecs Pvt Ltd ECCODiva 218 Results expired Jun 2017
EcoZoom EcoZoom Family Results expired Dec 2018
EcoZoom EcoZoom Radio Lamp Results expired Dec 2018
EcoZoom EcoZoom Single Solar Light Results expired Dec 2018
fosera Scandle Results expired Jul 2014
fosera PSHS 7000 Replaced by PSHS 7500 Aug 2017
fosera PSHS 2800 Replaced by PSHS 3000 Aug 2017
fosera LSHS 7500 Results expired. Still covered by the LSHS Family Mar 2019
fosera LSHS 9800 Product was discontinued Oct 2017
fosera PSHS 7500 Results expired. Still covered by the PSHS Family May 2020
Freeplay Energy Hub Results expired Nov 2018
Freeplay Solar Energy Centre Results expired Jul 2016
Futura Energy Station Results expired Feb 2016
Futura Energy Station Plus Results expired. Replaced by OffgridSun Energy Station Plus Aug 2017
Global Telelinks Arundhati Results expired Feb 2014
Global Telelinks Solar Ceiling Lantern 3W Results expired Sep 2014
Global Telelinks Solar Home Lighting System Results expired Nov 2014
Goldenwell Schoolchildren Lamp Results expired Aug 2013
Greenlight Planet Sun King Results expired May 2012
Greenlight Planet Sun King Eco Results expired Dec 2019
Greenlight Planet Sun King Pro Results expired Sep 2014
Greenlight Planet Sun King Solo Results expired Aug 2017
Greenlight Planet Sun King Home Plus Results expired Nov 2017
Greenlight Planet Sun King Pico Replaced by Sun King Pico Plus Jan 2018
Greenlight Planet Sun King Mobile Results expired April 2018
GS Yuasa AKARi Results expired Aug 2016
GS Yuasa Mini Moshi-Moshi Results expired Aug 2016
Havell India Enviro SL36 Results expired Feb 2020
India Impex Sunlite JS30-MOB/JS32-MOB Status revoked based on results of Market Check Test Oct 2017
JUA Energy Free Light L2+ Results expired Jul 2018
JUA Energy Free Light L2 Results expired Jul 2018
Kingfisher Consultants Ltd Sunlite Solar Light G3 Results expired Jul 2015
Little Sun Charge 2200 Results expired Apr 2019
Little Sun Little Sun Results expired Jul 2015
Little Sun Little Sun Diamond Results expired Mar 2020
Mobisol Mobisol Family SHS -19″TV Results expired. Still covered by the Mobisol Family SHS Jan 2018
Mibawa Suppliers Mibawa Solarpack 3 Results expired Sep 2018
Micromark (Micart) Compact LED Solar Light Results expired Apr 2016
Minda NexGen Tech Ltd LED Lantern – 2W Results expired Sep 2014
MPOWERD Luci EMRG Results expired Mar 2019
MPOWERD Luci Original Results expired Mar 2019
M-KOPA Solar M-KOPA III Results expired. Replaced by M-KOPA 4 Nov 2017
M-KOPA Solar M-KOPA 4 Results expired. Replaced by M-KOPA 5 May 2019
Nadji.Bi Group Zebu v.1 Results expired Oct 2018
Newlight Africa Heya Happy Home Results expired Jan 2020
Niwa – Next Energy Products Ltd. Home Run 400 X3 Results expired Mar 2017
Niwa – Next Energy Products Ltd. MSS-Modular Solar Systems Family Results expired Apr 2019
Niwa – Next Energy Products Ltd. Niwa Multi 100 Plus Results expired Sep 2018
Niwa – Next Energy Products Ltd. Niwa Multi 300 Results expired. Replaced by Multi 300 XL Oct 2015
Niwa – Next Energy Products Ltd. Office 200 X2 Results expired Apr 2019
Noble Energy Solar Technologies Ltd. Aishwarya CFL Version Results expired May 2012
Nokero International Ltd Solar Light Bulb Results expired July 2018
Nokero International Ltd Solar Light Bulb Results expired Mar 2014
NRS Relief FZE Enlight Essential Results expired Feb 2020
Nuru Energy NL3-800 Results expired Apr 2017
Nuru Energy Nurulight NL3 Results expired Jul 2019
Nuru Energy Nuru Light + POWERCycle Results expired. Replaced by Nuru Light + PV Module Aug 2013
Nuru Energy Nuru Light + PV Module Results expired Oct 2014
One Degree Solar Bright1 Results expired Jan 2019
One Degree Solar BrightBox 2 Results expired Apr 2015
Off-Grid Electric M-POWER M30 Results expired July 2018
Off-Grid Electric M-Power 120 Results expired and product is no longer in production Apr 2018
Off-Grid Electric M-Power Family Results expired and product is no longer in production Apr 2018
Off-Grid Sun Energy Station Basic Results expired Sep 2019
Orb Energy Private Limited Solectric 10 Results expired and product is no longer in production Oct 2018
Orb Energy Private Limited Solectric 15 Results expired and product is no longer in production Oct 2019
Orb Energy Private Limited Solectric 30 Results expired and product is no longer in production Nov 2019
ovSolar Home Power (HP170-24L3S1) Results expired Apr 2020
ovSolar ovBeacon MB2 – 090 Results expired Oct 2018
ovSolar ovPilot X Results expired Nov 2018
Pharos Off-Grid Technologies Great White Light Results expired Sep 2014
Philips LifeLight Plus Results expired Sep 2019
Philips LifeLight Home Results expired Feb 2018
Philips Solar Home Lighting System Results expired Feb 2016
Philips Uday Mini Results expired May 2012
Poly Solar Technologies (Beijing) Co., Ltd 3 W Mini Solar Home System Results expired Feb 2018
Poly Solar Technologies (Beijing) Co., Ltd 10 W Solar Home System (PL-10-W) Results expired Nov 2018
Poly Solar Technologies (Beijing) Co., Ltd 10 W Solar Home System (PL-10-H) Results expired Jan 2020
Poly Solar Technologies (Beijing) Co., Ltd 10 W Solar Home System (PL-10-H-W) Results expired May 2020
Power Equation Solar Home Power Station with 3 Light Bulbs Results expired Jan 2020
Power Equation Solar Home Power Station with 3 Light Bulbs and Flashlight Results expired Jan 2020
Power Equation Solar Home Power Station with 3 Light Bulbs, Radio and Flashlight Results expired Jan 2020
Power Equation EMEL G3 Solar Power Lantern Results expired May 2020
Qingdao Leff International Trading Ltd. Solar Lighting Kit (SLF-01) Results expired Feb 2020
RAL Consumer Products Ltd. Solar Lantern Results expired Mar 2019
Renewit Solar Limited Solar Home Power Station with 2 Light Bulbs Results expired Jan 2020
Renewit Solar Limited Solar Home Power Station with 3 Light Bulbs Results expired Jan 2020
Renewit Solar Limited Solar Home Power Station with 3 Light Bulbs and Flashlight Results expired Jan 2020
Renewit Solar Limited Large Home Power Station (RNTS087) Results expired. Replaced by Large Home Power Station for Solar TV (RNTS105) Jan 2020
Renewit Solar Limited G3 Solar Power Lantern Results expired May 2020
Renewit Solar Limited Power Equation Solar Home Power Station Family Results expired May 2020
SANYO Solar LED Lantern Results expired Jul 2013
Schneider Electric In-Diya 2 Results expired Dec 2014
Schneider Electric LED Home Lighting System Mains Results expired Jan 2014
Schneider Electric LED Home Lighting System 2.5W Results expired Jan 2014
Schneider Electric LED Home Lighting System 5W Results expired Jan 2014
Schneider Electric Mobiya TS120S / Awango TS 120 Results expired Jul 2016
Schneider Electric Homaya Solar Home System S01 Results expired Jan 2020
Schneider Electric Homaya Solar Home System S02 Results expired Jan 2020
Shamba Technologies io Battery 100 Set Results expired Jul 2018
Shanghai EASY Renewable Energy Co. / Chaohu Venus Solar Technology Co. Solar Home Light Kit (VEK-12L) Results expired Dec 2018
Shanghai EASY Renewable Energy Co. / Chaohu Venus Solar Technology Co. Solar Home Light Kit (VEK-4L) Results expired. Still covered by the VEK Family Jan 2019
Shanghai Roy Solar Co., Ltd. Solar Lighting Kit Results expired Nov 2014
Sinoware Technology Co., Ltd. Solar Lamp Results expired Jan 2019
Sinoware Technology Co., Ltd. SunAce Status revoked due to a court judgement for an intellectual property violation Oct 2017
Skypower Home Skypower Solar Kit Radio 1-5W Results expired Feb 2019
Skypower Home Skypower Solar Kit Radio 2-10W Results expired Feb 2019
Smarter Grid International Smarter Catch Results expired Feb 2020
Smarter Grid International Smarter Home HS2-144_LB2244 Results expired Feb 2020
Smarter Grid International Smarter Home HS2-36_LB1122 Results expired Feb 2020
Smarter Grid International Smarter Home Systems Results expired Feb 2020
Solarland Solar Power Pack 5.0 Results expired Oct 2017
Solarway Solar Home Power Station Results expired Dec 2019
SolarWorks! Solar Kit 1.3 Results expired Sep 2014
SolarWorks! Solar Power Ball 2.0 Results expired Feb 2019
SolarWorks! Solar Rooflight Results expired May 2019
SolarWorks! Solar Home System Results expired Aug 2017
SOLUX LED-50 Results expired May 2013
SOLUX LED-105 Results expired Nov 2014
Speedtech Energy Mini Solar Light Bar Results expired May 2018
SunNight Solar Mini BoGo Results expired Aug 2013
SunNight Solar SL2 Results expired Aug 2013
SunSum Solar SunSum Lite Results expired Jan 2013
SunTransfer SunTransfer 2 Results expired May 2012
Team Planet Striker United Results expired Jan 2020
Third Wave Power Jugnu Solar 4 Bulbs Home Lighting & Phone Charging System Results expired Sep 2019
ToughStuff Desk Lamp Kit Status revoked based on results of Market Check Test Jun 2013
ToughStuff Room Lamp Kit Status revoked based on results of Market Check Test Jun 2013
Trony Solar Holdings Co. Ltd Sundial TSL01 Status revoked based on results of Market Check Test Feb 2016
Trony Solar Holdings Co. Ltd Sundial TSL02 Results expired May 2014
True Solar USA Harmony Results expired Sep 2018
True Solar USA Melody Results expired Sep 2018
Uniglobe Solarmine Solar Lantern Results expired Aug 2013
WakaWaka (Off-Grid Solutions B.V.) WakaWaka Light Results expired Sep 2018
Zhejiang Holley Solar Lantern (HL-A06) Results expired Jan 2018
Zimpertec Litio SHS Kit / LS7000-K020 Results expired May 2020
Zimpertec Zimpertec SHS Family Results expired May 2020